Dewey Lendon Woolard

March 25, 1929 - December 5, 2018
Dewey Lendon Woolard

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Dewey Lendon Woolard
Dewey Lendon Woolard age 89, a resident of 3200 Lizzard Slip Road, Washington, NC died Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at his home.
No services will be held per Mr. Woolard's wishes. The family will receive friends at his home.
Dewey was born in Beaufort County on March 25, 1929 the son of the late Frazier Thomas Woolard and Gertrude Woolard. He married Zelda Alligood who survives on January 4, 1958 his wife of 60 years. Dewey served his country in the United States Army. He worked with Carolina Diaries in Washington for 20 years until his retirement. Dewey attended Beaver Dam Church of Christ. He had a love for life and people, Dewey enjoyed meeting at Bojangles in the morning with his friends where they would share their many stories and news of the day. Though all that knew him would say his greatest enjoyment were the trips he, his wife and friends would take to Dover, Delaware. Dewey will be greatly missed by his family and all that knew him.
Dewey is survived by his wife: Zelda A. Woolard of the home; a sister: Rhunell Boyd and husband Topper of Pinetown, NC; brother in law: Preston E. Alligood of Washington, NC; niece: Brooke Williamson and three nephews: Britt Alligood, Keith Boyd and Jerry Boyd. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by a brother: William Davis Woolard.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Beaver Dam Church of Christ c/o 5125 HWY 264 E. Washington, NC 27889.
You may share a memory with the family by visiting
Joseph B. Paul, Jr. Funeral Director Licensee of Washington is serving the Woolard family.

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  • December 10, 2018
    Earl Tyson says:

  • December 08, 2018
    Kenneth Ormond says:
    So sorry for your lost Dewey was a good man

  • December 08, 2018
    linwood and pat rowe says:
    so sorry for loss thinking of you all will miis his laugher

  • December 08, 2018
    Arlene & Roland Morin says:
    Zelda and family, so very sorry for your loss. Sending prayers. God Bless

  • December 07, 2018
    Ray and Tammy Harris says:
    Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss. Sending our love to you "Zelda" Ray & Tammy Harris.

  • December 07, 2018
    Mack&Jackie Wallace says:
    We are so sorry for your loss Ms. Zelda. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • December 07, 2018
    John and Isabelle says:
    We always enjoyed watching Dewey and Zelda dancing the 'Boot-Scooti'n -Boogie' at the Hut on Fridays. We often saw Dewey and his friends enjoying sharing their life at Bojangles. He will be missed by them. God Bless Dewey at his joyous homecoming in heaven, we'll see him there someday. John and Isabelle.

  • December 07, 2018
    Barbara Campbell Barbour says:
    Sorry for your loss Zelda. May God Bless You and your Family.

  • December 06, 2018
    Sharon Askew says:
    Dewey always had a smile. He enjoyed talking about his trips to Dover. Prayers to his family.

  • December 05, 2018
    Alice Wingate says:
    Prayers are sent your way. I so enjoyed seeing Dewey at Bojangles. May all of the good memories get you through the difficult times.